The Kivi (Rock) collection by Anu Pentik brings a natural, neo-primitive playfulness to the setting. Dark in color like stone, the handcrafted ceramics are adorned with swirled detailing like that of an inner rock that leaves no two pieces exactly alike. This texture not only adds visual appeal, but can be felt, making dining a rich, tactile experience. Mix and match the Pentik Kivi Dinnerware with other Pentik pieces or let it stand alone in its strong simplicity.
Handcrafted at Pentik's studio in Finland, the human touch is apparent in every detail of the Pentik Kallio Dinnerware. Notice the perfectly imperfect shape of the rim, which lends it an honest and organic presence. Next, feel the striations on the outer surface and notice the subtle yet striking color variation. The earthy grey color lends the collection a modern appeal that is beautifully mixed and match with other Pentik pieces or strong left to tell its story on the table alone.The handles are attached to the cups by hand, and the edges are smoothened. The four bisque firing kilns are heated by LPG. The bisque firing temperature is 900 °C and time 24 hours. The waste heat of the kilns is sold to the municipal heating network. The glaze is applied on a product with a machine, sprayer or by hand. Then glazed product is fired in a kiln at 1,235 °C for 11.5 hours. If a product breaks in kiln, the pieces will be utilized in mosaics.
Pentik brings northern style and coziness to homes around the world. Hand-painted ceramics made in Finland, fine table linens and plush bath towels are among the Pentik goods that make home a haven. Gifted designers produce new collections seasonally, so the fresh beauty of Finnish design i... More Pentik
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